Poroshenko confers rank of Army General to SBU chief
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has conferred the rank of Army General to Head of the SBU Security Service of Ukraine Vasyl Hrytsak, the president's press service reports.
The relevant decree was signed on Friday, the report says.
Poroshenko praised the work of Vasyl Hrytsak at the post of Head of the SBU Security Service of Ukraine and Chairman of the Anti-Terrorist Center.
"He is a man who has always been together with his companions in arms on the frontline risking his life," the President said during his address to the SBU officers on the agency’s 24th anniversary.